Numbers have been decreasing since May, but the issue is an ongoing headache for Trudeau as provincial officials raise concerns over costs incurred from asylum seekers seeking housing, social assistance and schooling.
The boat was carrying more than 40 students on their way to school when one of its engines broke down at the middle of the river, the country’s state news agency said. The victims’ bodies have not yet been recovered.
A man in his 20s to 30s was taken to a trauma centre on an emergency run with a serious gunshot wound to his back, paramedics said. Police have one man in custody and are searching the area for a possible second suspect.
Christine Hallquist’s win is a remarkable milestone, even for an election year already dominated by an influx of women and a record number of candidates who identify as lesbian, gay, transgender or queer.
Finance Minister Vic Fedeli cited a government poll in saying most heavy marijuana users prefer private over publicly run stores, though other studies have shown Canadians are largely split on how they would prefer to buy their pot.
A huge section of the Morandi Bridge — on a main highway linking Italy and France — collapsed Tuesday in the port city of Genoa during a sudden violent storm, sending vehicles and tonnes of twisted steel and concrete plunging 45 metres…
Howard-Muthulingam “was trying to assist others in need on Friday when this tragedy occurred,” the TDSB wrote in a note to its community Tuesday. “Kyle will be surely missed by our students and staff.”
The other two finalists in the category are the New York Times for its coverage of the Las Vegas shooting and the Costa Rican outlet La Nacion for its work on the search operation of the submarine ARA San Juan.
U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, despite previously opposing the project, voiced his approval for the sixth, separate military service days after U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence announced the Trump administration would push for its…
Lezley McSpadden, who’s also running for Ferguson City Council, has started an online petition demanding her 18-year-old son’s case be revisited, although the Missouri governor’s office claims it cannot grant her wish.
The claims the U.S. president used a racial epithet, based on hearsay, are among the more explosive that Manigault Newman makes in the book, Unhinged. It was first reported by the British publication The Guardian, which had an early copy.